Plan outlines vision for city’s future

After three years of public meetings and conceptual presentations, the City Council announced that it would hold a public hearing this spring before it is expected to adopt a 30-year comprehensive …

Lynbrook man indicted on charges of attempted murder of Long Beach woman

A Lynbrook man was arraigned Tuesday in Nassau County criminal court in Mineola on grand jury indictment charges for the attempted murder of a former business partner in front of her Long Beach home in December 2016.

Town approves rescue dock for Long Beach firehouse

The Hempstead Town Board voted on Tuesday to build a dock in Long Beach that officials said would allow rescue boats and other emergency vessels to deploy from a firehouse in the West End, and …

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Plunging for a cause

Thousands of people made their way to the beach on Sunday to run into the icy cold water to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Metro New York foundation. The Long Beach Polar Bears Super Bowl …

Empty Bowls fundraiser helps local food pantries

The sixth annual Empty Bowls fundraiser is set for March 18 to spread awareness of hunger and homelessness and raise money for local food pantries. Coordinated by Bags of Hope, Debora Staiano and …

Long Beach attorney blasts iStar over building permits

According to affidavits obtained by the Herald, Long Beach’s corporation counsel, Rob Agostisi, disputed claims made by iStar’s executive vice president, Karl Frey, that the firm had a vested …

SNCH announces partnership with Mount Sinai

South Nassau Communities Hospital’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously on Jan. 23 to enter into an affiliation agreement with the Mount Sinai Health System in an effort to expand health care …

Islanders returning to Coliseum for 60 games

The earlier unconfirmed reports turned out to be true. The New York Islanders will be returning to Nassau Coliseum part-time for three seasons while their new home is being built at Belmont Park in Elmont. During that time, they will be splitting games between the Coliseum and the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

Guest Column

Don’t let the Flu get you down

As a person who helps sick people in their time of need, I recognize that the flu is no joke, and once again has affected many people. The 2017-18 flu season has already been linked to multiple …

Week of Feb. 15 to Feb. 22

The Week Ahead

Inspirational Gospel Music On Sunday, Feb. 18 at 3 p.m. at the Long Beach Public Library, at 111 W. Park Ave., the Christian Light Missionary Baptist Church Music Department will present its …